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Structural Racism on Long Island

  • May 20, 2021
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Zoom Meeting
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  • Any staff member of a LILRC Institutional Member. This does NOT include a member of another ESLN library.
ERASE Racism is a regional nonprofit organization on Long Island with a mission to increase understanding of how structural racism and segregation impact our communities and region through research, policy, and advocacy. Our program, Structural Racism on Long Island, begins with an understanding of "whiteness" as a concept and the meaning and function of white privilege. It will then address how structural racism was embedded into the development of Long Island. It will then connect this history and context to its ongoing impact, particularly as it relates to housing and education. Our program is interactive and conversational, aiming to engage participants in a vulnerable, honest conversation about how race continues to affect opportunity structures locally, regionally, and nationally, and how we can make positive change in our communities.

There will be a $25 fee for no-shows. This is only open to LILRC members.

Code of Conduct

For questions, please email Erin Hunter,

Professional Development Hours: 2 (.2 CEUs)

FOR OUR PARTICIPANTS - We have implemented a two step verification process for security purposes and to maintain accurate attendance records.  You will need both a LILRC and a Zoom account. 

If you do not already have a LILRC account you will be prompted to create one (if you have forgotten your password, and need help resetting it you can email Eliscia at   

If you do not already have a zoom account you will be prompted to do so upon logging into the meeting.  If this is the first time you are using Zoom, after you have created an account, you can join the meeting by entering the Meeting ID/ Password provided to you in the confirmation email.  You can access all subsequent Zoom meetings by clicking the meeting link in the confirmation email.


Long Island Library Resources Council
627 N. Sunrise Service Road
Bellport NY, 11713
Phone: (631) 675-1570

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